The plane was late and detectives were waiting at the airport all morning.
Agatha Christie's detective stories have been translated into many languages.
He found himself tailed by a detective.
Passengers go around the airport before boarding the plane.
The new international airport is still under construction.
They were expecting a valuable parcel of diamonds from South Africa.
He expected his son to be admitted by a key university.
John expected Mr. and Mrs. White to come for a potluck dinner.
Sam is a valuable asset for our company.
Some valuable articles have been stolen.
Two men took the parcel off the plane and carried it into the Customs House.
He got a parcel from his brother.
Would you please forward a parcel to Mary?
A few hours earlier, someone had told the police
that thieves would try to steal the diamonds.
She wore a diamond ring.
South Africa is rich in diamonds.
Thieves would try to steal the diamonds.
Her purse was stolen.
The thief stole some articles from the shop.
When the plane arrived, some of the detectives were waiting inside the main building.
The teacher continued to explain some main points.
The main streets of the city are very crowded.
Others were waiting on the airfield.
Several helicopters were on the airfield.
Hundreds of fans crowded onto the airfield to wait for the famous film star.
While two detectives were keeping guard at the door,
two others opened the parcel.
The guard fought bravely with the robber.
Be on guard against the thief.
To their surprise, the precious parcel was full of stones and sand.
Time is precious to him.
She bought many precious paintings at the auction.
He tripped over a stone.
He threw the stone at a dog.
Sand is an important building material.
He is good at sand painting.